In addition to funding, Short Circuit also provides free training to new and emerging filmmakers.

We run regular events with our partners Glasgow Film – check out our Events page for more info.

Currently, Short Circuit’s training offer includes two courses that take place once a year:


Our course for writers and creatives currently working in other art forms and interested in making the transition to writing for screen.

The 2021 deadline for this opportunity has now passed.

Producer 101

Our course for new producers is due to launch in early 2021.

More details will be announced on this page soon, please join our mailing list to be the first to know about this upcoming opportunity.